Word Origin and History for ishihara
name for the popular type of colorblindness test, 1924, from Japanese ophthalmologist Shinobu Ishihara (1879-1963), who devised it in 1917.
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
Examples from the Web for ishihara
Calls made by Ishihara for a “new military” are alarming to many Japanese, and the Chinese blogosphere has been fretful about it.Why Japan’s Right Turn Could Be Trouble for the U.S.
December 16, 2012